Books tagged: midwest

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Mummy, There's a Devil in my Room
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 93,400. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
This is a story of a tragic and terrifying childhood, as told by a little girl living in a dysfunctional family in the Midwest during the seventies and eighties. You will see it as she did, telling it day by day—as best she can. How could one possibly view the world with all the horror she endured? You will see it thorough Amara’s eyes as only she can tell it.
Where Summer Goes Winter Follows
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,720. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Etta Summer is born just on the eve of the Great Depression—in a small town that is soon destined to meet the challenges of surviving the dust bowl, with all its hardships. Follow as Etta’s idyllic life quickly changes into a tragic one. This story chronicles how this young lady struggles to overcome a deep depression that mirrors the national one—to leave behind the winter season of her life.
A Mansion for Molly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,620. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Ballad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Dealing with threats from an unusually cruel Indian medicine man, early nineteenth century circuit-rider William Travers finds his problems compounded when he crosses paths with a high-spirited runaway slave girl, Molly. William’s faith is tested as Molly’s freedom is jeopardized by racial prejudice and both their lives are on the line when the medicine man, Memosi, closes in for the kill.
Songs Eight Six
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 150,260. Language: American English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
"Don't underestimate what opens as a high school love story. It quickly morphs into a page-turner laced with mystery, disaster, wonder and the weight of decision...Deep with meaning, layered in metaphor, this story will not only entertain you as you chase the ending -- it will change you if you let it." http://www.thebookdiariesblog.com/
Lucinda at the Window
Price: Free! Words: 88,950. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by Entangled Continua Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Lucinda is determined to solve the mystery of her own death, but unfortunately for the guests of the Manor, the only thing more haunted than the house is Lucinda Harris.
Three Miles Square
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,500. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A captivating story that is the first volume in what has become known as the "Mantz trilogy," Three Miles Square garnered glowing reviews from some of the nation's luminary mid-twentieth century intellectuals when it was first published in 1939.
Campbell: Book One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,430. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Set 10 years after a mysterious virus wiped out the world's adult population, Campbell explores the uneasy relationship between Lucy Campbell and Tal Bauman, two fundamentally different leaders of opposing territories forced to depend on one another for survival in a world far from the ones they worked to establish. CAMPBELL is the first book in the Campbell Series.
Cocaine Wasteland A Porn Star Is D.O.A.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Shauna Grant made 30 porn films, earning approximately $100,000. She was a nude model and adult film star from the age of 18 until her untimely death two years later. At 20 she committed suicide with a .22 long rifle. My text looks at her last days and some of the people she associated with in the adult industry. I have also done extensive research to profile her maternal and paternal ancestry.
The Ninety-Ninth Reunion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,800. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The Ninety-Ninth Reunion is a sometimes nostalgic, sometimes macabre, venture into the world of class reunions. Two sisters, one a dyslexic psychic from Wisconsin and the other a purveyor of New South corporate etiquette, tackle a class reunion in the small Iowa town of their youth. In doing so they inadvertently open a hidden wellspring of better-forgotten events.
The Ice Cream Truck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Just as an ice cream truck offers a variety of flavors, so this short book offers a variety of styles. Empty-nesters who appreciate the Midwest will especially enjoy this book, which is a collection of several memoirs. Book Cover by Karthik Madhalam Ramakrishnan.